Dispute Over State Tax Policies, Lien Priorities Contributes To Slow Implementation of Federal PACE Retrofit Program

Under the Property Assessed Clean Energy program, localities lend homeowners the funds to install solar panels or to take other energy-saving measures, and the loans are repaid through an increase in property taxes and secured by tax liens. In this article, BNA takes a look at the controversy surrounding this popular program, which is currently hung up in a dispute among administration officials over state tax policy.

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